Post-Holiday Cleanup DIY: Upcycled Advent Calendar

Reuse the mold from a cheap chocolate "Christmas countdown" calendar to make an upcycled resuable one for next year.

January 11, 2021

LEGO Education’s BricQ Motion: Purposeful Analog Learning for a Digital Steam World

LEGO Education once again gives us the solution to the learning problem we didn't know we had with its BricQ…

January 5, 2021

Sabrina Faces Down the Eldritch Terrors in ‘The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina Part 4’

GeekMom Elizabeth recaps and reviews Part 4 of 'The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina' on Netflix.

January 4, 2021

Dear Parents, I Promise It’s Okay If You Didn’t Go All Out for the Holidays

GeekMom Elizabeth discusses that it's okay if your holiday celebrating got toned down this year.

December 24, 2020

10 Random and Geeky Facts About Fictional Angel Wings

Here's a look at some fictional angel wings for Christmas and the holiday season, and they aren't always fluffy and…

December 20, 2020

Make/Play/Watch/Read: In the Garden

It’s time to Make/Play/Watch/Read in the garden! Check out our four ideas for bringing a little gardening to your day…

December 12, 2020

How to Make a Lighted Rudolph Mask

Make a festive Rudolph mask with a nose that lights up by sewing a basic electronic circuit in conductive thread!

December 11, 2020

Six More Fandom-Inspired Cookbooks From Insight Editions

I've spent the last few weeks working my way through six of the latest fandom-inspired cookbook options from Insight Editions.

December 8, 2020

Make a Retro Style Christmas Tree With Upcycled Toy Rings

Upcycle old plastic toy rings to create a mid-century style Chrsitmas tree for retro style holiday decorating.

December 6, 2020

7 Picture Books to Enjoy With Young Readers This December

Sophie and Rebecca have put together a list of seven picture books that will be ideal for reading together over…

December 6, 2020

Stocking Stuffer Gift Guide 2020

This holiday season, stuff their stockings with all the goodies and we have some great suggestions for you.

December 3, 2020

No (Coding) Worries With the Matatalab Coding Set Home Edition

In our house the only way you can improve upon a toy is by making it remote control. If you…

December 1, 2020

My Four Rules for Choosing Christmas Photo Themes

I take my family holiday card photos way too seriously, and I ask myself four things before subjecting my family…

November 29, 2020

Things We Are Grateful For In 2020

2020 has had its moments, but not all is lost. Here are a few things we are grateful for this…

November 24, 2020

Celebrate the Return of ‘The Crown’ With Three Royally Splendid Reads

Celebrate the return of 'The Crown' with three books filled with the same scandals, tragedies, and difficult choices you have…

November 15, 2020

There’s Always Time for a Sticker with the Pipsticks Subscription Service

GeekMom Sarah has been dreaming of stickers -- collecting stickers, using stickers, losing stickers -- since the 80s. This new…

November 9, 2020

Count to 10 and Breathe: the Best Video Games for Relaxing

Take a breath. Count to 10. You've got this. You have our Best Video Games for Relaxing. The perfect games…

November 5, 2020

My Son Is A Cyborg

My son is a cyborg! Okay, not in the Borg sense, but he certainly has little machines on his body…

November 1, 2020

From Witches to Watering Holes: A Spooky Woods Quiz

Dark woods and creepy wooden items play a big part in spooky and mysterious tales. Enjoy this woodsy quiz and…

October 31, 2020

Great Gaming Ghosties! The Best Video Games for Halloween

For Halloween 2020, it is totally fine to take your bucket of candy and settle in with the best video…

October 30, 2020